Kierkegaard and the Treachery of Love (Cambridge Studies in

Amy Laura Hall Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.38 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Now there was greater dialogue with other Christians, non-Christians, and the modern world in general. Artists, Citizens, Philosophers: Seeking the Peace of the City: An Anabaptist Theology of Culture. What is distressing about assigning these things to the 'natural' law is that it invests these norms with a character of unchangeability and absoluteness that is no...
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The Cardinal and the Deadly: Reimagining the Seven Virtues

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.93 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The determination of how much funding to provide for national security, and which social programs to fund, involves ethical choices of the most difficult type. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2000 Carroll, John E., Paul Brockelman, and Mary Westfall. Margaret was the patron saint of women in childbirth). Their interrelatedness has thus been well expressed by a group of eminent scholar...
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My Exodus: From Fear to Grace

Alan Chambers Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The commandment to love one another, to be forgiving and kind, to bear each other’s loads, to be patient with the weak, to esteem others higher than ourselves (and {69} many more), are staggering in the light of our selfish and sinful propensities. Yet to see ethics primarily as a process of critical decision making has increasingly come under question. The prophet...
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Divorce & Remarriage: A Redemptive Theology

Rubel Shelly Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.07 MB Downloadable formats: PDF If our country was founded on a principle of "freedom from religion", our Founding Fathers would not have practiced their religion so openly on government lands. ARCIC was able to conclude that 'Anglicans and Roman Catholics are at one in their understanding of the nature and meaning of marriage' (n. 77) despite the acknowledgement that some Anglicans believe that 'w...
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Health as Liberation: Medicine, Theology, and the Quest for

Alastair V. Campbell Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.55 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Starting with the assumption that man, by a series of transformations, was gradually evolved from the brute, and therefore differs from it in degree only, they seek the first traces and beginnings of moral ideas in the brute itself. In fact, Christian morality also means learning to accept the fundamental reality that we are not always able to decide what is r...
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Atom in Religion & Philosophy

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.20 MB Downloadable formats: PDF It highlighted significant ethical aspects not only of the Christian domain, but of the society as a whole–aspects that deserve special attention.” “I appreciated the range of materials available and the variety of media used, from film and articles to readings.” “Amazing review of historical and contemporary Christian ethical issues. Even such (supposed) 'master themes' as the 'ki...
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Water, Faith and Wood: Stories of the Early Church's Witness

C. Christopher Smith Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.13 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Jesus' words in Matthew 5:38-42, however, were given to "shock" His followers back to the original intent of the law, not by explaining its proper use as such, but by prohibiting its perversion--any "rights" of private retaliation--and by inculcating an attitude of longsuffering (see Prov. 20:22; 24:29; Matt. 7:12). 21��������� Of the three instances Deuteronom...
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John Howard Yoder: Mennonite Patience, Evangelical Witness,

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.69 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The supposedly objective and dispassionate ideas of the world of culture proceed from particular perspectives, and are determined by the social locus of the observer. The Apostle Paul by the Spirit adds his witness: Owe no man anything, save to love one another: for he that loveth his neighbor hath fulfilled the law. They had listened to me preach on the radio. Anyway, thanks for t...
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Romero's Legacy: The Call to Peace and Justice (Sheed & Ward

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.29 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The curriculum was based on the principles of sexology of the notorious Kinsey Institute—third-grade pupils learned, hands-on, about “acceptable” and “unacceptable” touching; fourth graders were encouraged to recognize gender stereotypes and the discrimination of “sexual minorities”; the fifth-grade program analyzed masturbation; the sixth grade included the analysis of pornography an...
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Christians and Sexuality in the Time of AIDS

Eric Fassin Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.29 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In Season 4 we find that she's going to have not one--but three babies. Already, in the synoptics, the “coming” of Jesus, his life, and his actions are understood as a service (Lk 22:27) which attains its ultimate accomplishment in death (Mk 10:25). The Church has enabled modernity’s separation of God from nature, the bodily self from spirit, and religion from politi...
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